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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ansonia Public Library YA SCHLITZ, LAURA AMY (Text to phone) 34045136841140 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton YA FIC Sch (Text to phone) 33160137389758 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Bethel Public Library TEEN F SCHLITZ (Text to phone) 34030131956366 Teen New Fiction Available -
Burnham Library - Bridgewater J/YA FIC SCHLITZ (Text to phone) 36937000590399 Juvenile Fiction Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown YA FIC SCHLITZ (Text to phone) 34014134306696 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Easton Public Library YA SCHLITZ, LAURA AMY (Text to phone) 37777119012110 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe TEEN FIC SCHLITZ,L (Text to phone) 34026132523296 Teen Fiction Available -
Guilford Smith Library - South Windham YA SCH (Text to phone) 34059133794459 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Jonathan Trumbull Library - Lebanon YA FIC SCHLITZ (Text to phone) 33430133145136 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Kent Library Association - Kent Y SCH (Text to phone) 33410130720222 Young Adult Fiction Available -
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Summary, etc.:
Fourteen-year-old Joan Skraggs, just like the heroines in her beloved novels, yearns for real life and true love. But what hope is there for adventure, beauty, or art on a hardscrabble farm in Pennsylvania where the work never ends? Over the summer of 1911, Joan pours her heart out into her diary as she seeks a new, better life for herself -- because maybe, just maybe, a hired girl cleaning and cooking for six dollars a week can become what a farm girl could only dream of -- a woman with a future. (Inspired by the author's own grandmother's journal.)
Target Audience Note:
Young Adult.
Subject: Teenage girls > Juvenile fiction.
Women household employees > Juvenile fiction.
Diaries > Authorship > Juvenile fiction.
Farm life > Juvenile fiction.
Pennsylvania > Juvenile fiction.
Baltimore (Md.) > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
Historical fiction.

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